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Woodstock Church Market

Last visit of the day was to the very busy Woodstock Church Christmas Market.

Meeting Deer Park Patient Participation Group

I met with representatives from the deer Park Patient Participation Group to discuss the proposed closure of Deer Park Medical Centre.

I was grateful for their detailed update on this matter and I certinaly understood their strong desire for the practice to remain open.

Switching on Witney Christmas lights

Congratulations to the #witney team for the best Xmas lights ever and to Young Citizen of the year Finn for switching them on last night.

Life saving blood

I spent a few minutes on Friday evening giving blood & urge anyone who can to do so.  It really does not take that long, but is critical for saving and supporting lives. 

 

 

Witney Army Cadets

I attended a moving parade & service by Witney Army Cadets on Friday night: the 100th anniversary of the end of the Battle of the Somme.

The "Chippy" Theatre approaching its busiest season

I had a fascinating visit to the Chippy Theatre, as they lead up to their busiest time of year. Manager Jo Ludford talked  to me about their busy pantomime season.  "Robinson Crusoe" takes to the stage from 15th November to 8th January and promises to be a lot of fun.